The Mayor is helping London's homeless people, including rough sleepers, through his Life Off the Streets programme Content Help London's homeless Join our mission to end homelessness. Read how we're getting rough sleepers off the streets and get involved. Using empty properties The Mayor is asking businesses and developers to offer any empty properties they own or manage to help rough sleepers. Plan of Action The Mayor has published his Rough Sleeping Plan of Action. Rough sleeping services Find out about the Mayor's Life Off the Streets Programme, which provides rough sleeping services. Rough sleeping taskforce Working with councils and charities to help tackle rough sleeping in the capital. Developing hostels Find out about the £40m Homelessness Change and Platform for Life programme. Data on rough sleeping The Mayor funds CHAIN, a database that contains information on rough sleepers in London. Supported housing Funding for older and disabled people, for homelessness hostels and for move-on from hostels and refuges. Related content Supported housing Funding for older and disabled people, for homelessness hostels and for move-on from hostels and refuges. Housing Strategy The Mayor wants all Londoners to have a decent and affordable home. Find out more about his Housing Strategy. Building Affordable Homes The Mayor has secured more than £4.8bn to start building at least 116,000 affordable homes by 2022.